# A fairground ride spins its occupants inside a flying saucer-shaped container.  If the horizontal circular path the riders follow has a 8.00 m radius, at how many revolutions per minute will the riders be subjected to a centripetal acceleration whose magnitude is 1.50 times that due to gravity?Group of answer choices1.3612.911810.8

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A fairground ride spins its occupants inside a flying saucer-shaped container.  If the horizontal circular path the riders follow has a 8.00 m radius, at how many revolutions per minute will the riders be subjected to a centripetal acceleration whose magnitude is 1.50 times that due to gravity?
1.36
12.9
118
10.8
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Step 1

The centripetal acceleration is 1.50 times the acceleration due to gravity.

Write the expression for centripetal acceleration

Step 2

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